Neighborly advice: Ringed by mountains, Santa Paula is an unpretentious place with a rich history.
5 Images

Neighborly Advice: A historic town ringed by mountains

A man walks past a mural on Main Street in Santa Paula. The town is known for its colorful murals. (By Stephen Osman)
A couple walks along a tree-lined street in Santa Paula, CA. (By Stephen Osman)
According to realty agent Kay Wilson-Bolton, there are 181 homes on the market in Santa Paula, with an average listing price of $546,000. (By Stephen Osman)
A plane takes off from Santa Paula airport, with hillside homes and the Topa Topa mountains in the background. (By Stephen Osman)
More than half the housing stock in Santa Paula is over 60 years old, according to former mayor Kay Wilson-Bolton. (By Stephen Osman)